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Barn fire claims livestock
Staff Report A blaze Friday morning in White leveled a barn, claiming livestock inside. Bartow County Fire Department Capt. Adam Blair said stations were dispatched to the 700 block of Spring Place...
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Clear Creek celebrates Pi Day
In honor of today’s date, Clear Creek Elementary School on Thursday celebrated their annual Pi Day a little early, during which students from all grade levels made a visit to the school gym to enga...
Mar 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
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Euharlee police chief struck while directing traffic
The chief of police in Euharlee was hit by a vehicle Wednesday morning while directing traffic. EPD Chief Terry Harget was standing along the center line of Euharlee Road in front of Woodland Middl...
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CPD officer, two others injured in morning crash
A Cartersville police officer en route to assist another officer was involved in an accident that left her and two others injured. According to the Georgia State Patrol, Sarah Johnson, 26, was trav...
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Cartersville development authorities honor Tilley
After more than 34 years of involvement with economic development, Gene Tilley stepped down from his positions on both of the Cartersville development authorities, effective Jan. 1. In recognition ...
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Red Top, Etowah Indian Mounds pay homage to Bartow's heritage Saturday
Through a pair of events at Georgia State Parks & Historic Sites’ Cartersville venues, patrons will have the opportunity to revisit Bartow County’s past on Saturday. While Red Top Mountain State Pa...
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Looking the part at Interview Day
Bartow County high schoolers on Wednesday were given the chance to put their interviewing skills to the test during the system’s Image and Interview Day. Held at each high school, as well as at the...
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Man receives 30 years for robbery
A second person on Wednesday was sentenced in a 2011 robbery of an elderly Taylorsville man. Leon Keith Oshande Taylor pled guilty before Superior Court Judge Scott Smith for the June 4, 2011, robb...
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Georgia Legislature calls for convention under Article V
Georgia is now officially calling for a convention of the states to propose an amendment to the U.S. Constitution, under Article V, with the passage of Senate Resolution 736. The resolution passed ...
Mar 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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First lady reads to Bartow students
First Lady Sandra Deal on Tuesday made a visit to three Bartow County Elementary Schools to read to kindergarteners and pre-K students as part of Read Across Georgia Month. Deal stopped by Taylorsv...
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United Way of Bartow County celebrates successful campaign
As a participant of the Good Neighbor Homeless Shelter’s transitional housing program, Jennifer Mauldin’s five-year outlook now is full of opportunities. Currently studying criminal justice at Chat...
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Adairsville mayoral election tentatively set for May 20
The Adairsville City Council met for a scheduled work session just a day after the small town was shocked by the sudden resignation of its mayor. Evan King’s one sentence letter simply said, “I her...
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Murder suspect found in Bartow
Staff Report A Whitfield County murder suspect attempted to flee federal and local authorities Tuesday after being spotted inside a Bartow County residence, according to a Bartow-Cartersville Drug ...
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Emerson makes fast work of council agenda
In the four minutes required to go from roll call to adjournment, Emerson City Council learned that a police car encountered an errant jack stand on Interstate 75, causing considerable damage to th...
Mar 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Women's History Club speaks to Kingston council
Members of the Kingston Women’s History Club made their opinions of a water meter at the club’s museum, and giving a key to the police department, known during the Kingston City Council’s Monday ni...
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